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Duties of: Had charge of the sanctuary and altar, Num. 18:2,5,7. To offer sacrifices, Heb. 5:1; 8:3. To designate subordinate priests for duty, Num. 4:19; 1 Sam. 2:36. To officiate in consecrations of Levites, Num. 8:11-21. To have charge of the treasury, 2 Kin. 12:10; 22:4; 2 Chr. 24:6-14; 34:9. To light the lamps of tabernacle, Ex. 27:20,21; 30:8; Lev. 24:3,4; Num. 8:3. To burn incense, Ex. 30:7,8; 1 Sam. 2:28; 1 Chr. 23:13. To place consecrated bread on the table every Sabbath, Lev. 24:8. To offer for his own sins of ignorance, Lev. 4:3-12. On the Day of Atonement, Ex. 30:10; Lev. 16; Heb. 5:3; 9:7,22,23. Judicial, Num. 5:15; Deut. 17:8-13; 1 Sam. 4:18; Hos. 4:4; Matt. 26:3,50,57,62; Acts 5:21-28; 23:1-5. To number the people, Num. 1:3. Officiate at choice of ruler, Num. 27:18,19,21. Distribute spoils of war, Num. 31:26-29. Emoluments of: See Priest, Emoluments of, above. A second priest, under the high priest, Num. 3:32; 4:16; 31:6; 1 Chr. 9:20; 2 Sam. 15:24; 2 Kin. 25:18; Luke 3:2.